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Lawmakers send measure to Kasich applying the brakes on Ohio's green energy

 

COLUMBUS — Amid conflicting economic numbers and predictions, Ohio lawmakers on Wednesday voted to send Gov. John Kasich a bill applying the brakes for two years to the state’s drive toward green energy.

Last Updated on Thursday, 29 May 2014

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Ohio Dems criticize addiction services funding gap

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State officials should reconsider a funding change affecting agencies that provide addiction services, Ohio's Democratic candidates for governor and attorney general said Thursday.

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Group seeks to spur action on Ohio voter ID bill

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Christian Alliance says it's launching an effort to get state lawmakers to act on a bill requiring voters in the swing state to show a photo ID at the polls.

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Ohio House bill addresses guns on school grounds

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio House committee has signed off on a bill clarifying that guns legally carried onto the grounds of a school must remain in a locked car.

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10 firms with Ohio treasurer honorees give to GOP

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Executives at 10 of the 17 manufacturing companies whose workers won a new award established by Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel (man-DEHL') have donated to Republican candidates, including Mandel himself.

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Ohio philanthropist William Frack dies

FINDLAY, Ohio (AP) — A northwest Ohio philanthropist has died less than two months after announcing he would leave about $20 million to a community foundation, with much of it going to the collegiate basketball program he followed with devotion for six decades.

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Fight between teen girls leads to fatal stabbing

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police in central Ohio say a fight between teens girls ended with one of them being stabbed to death and the other being arrested.

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Ohio man pleads guilty to fatal beating of toddler

SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — A northern Ohio man is facing life in prison after pleading guilty to fatally beating his girlfriend's 3-year-old son in 2012.

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